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    • eating out

      Albufeira Jan 5, 2017 at 6:37 AM

      will be staying at the Auramar Beach Resort from the 20 to 27 January 2017. it`s my wife`s birthday on the 20 and our anniversary on the 22 January. was hoping to take her out on the 21st for a meal could anybody recommend a nice restaurant that do stakes. don't mind taxi ride in to town as I beleave it`s only 10 mins ride. thanks in advance

    • Hen do Early March

      Albufeira Jan 5, 2017 at 3:13 AM

      Hi, what is the night life in Albuferia in early March?

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      10 Day Trip - Algarve & Seville

      Algarve Dec 22, 2016 at 9:20 AM

      My wife and I are spending 10 days in the Algarve area next April. We fly in and out of Faro and will be picking up and dropping off our hire car in that location. I'm thinking of staying in three or four different locations and would like to do a circular tour in our hire car. It seems sensible to take in Seville. Any ideas for towns where a couple of nights would be a pleasant experience? Our interests are history, culture and moderate walking. Phil C

    • Alvor Portugal in December

      by jackcrescent Online Now Nov 12, 2015 at 6:23 AM

      Hi heading for a week in Alvor in early December. I'm not expecting great weather but thats ok. I would like some nice meals and drinks and wondered whats open that time? thanks


      2 Answers Nov 13, 2015 at 9:51 AM
    • Ferragudo v Alvor

      by Andrew.cicco Online Now Oct 9, 2015 at 11:20 AM

      having stayed in Ferragudo this summer there were certain aspects we enjoyed but found it a tad quiet ans small
      Is Alvor bigger and busier?

      2 Answers Oct 10, 2015 at 4:37 AM
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      where can i get a massage in alvor

      by slitty_tulip Online Now Aug 17, 2014 at 6:06 AM

      where can i get a massage

      1 Answer Aug 17, 2014 at 9:36 AM
    • Hire a bicycle

      by annbasquille Online Now Jul 27, 2014 at 10:41 AM

      Can I hire a bicycle in Alvor and are there cycling lanes?

      3 Answers Jul 28, 2014 at 3:16 AM
    • Where can i go for new years eve in Alvor any suggestions

      by EmmaO Online Now Dec 19, 2013 at 2:05 AM

      Hi There im heading to Alvor for New Year, any body know where would be good to go, an bring in the New Year?

      2 Answers Dec 19, 2013 at 5:43 PM
    • Taxi firms in alvor

      by Wanda52 Online Now Sep 10, 2013 at 4:46 AM

      Hi going to Alvor next week and am about 3 km out of town any body know taxi firm to ferry in and out at night

      1 Answer Sep 10, 2013 at 9:50 AM
    • Faro airport to Pestana Alvor Praia

      by CurryQueen Online Now Jun 18, 2013 at 9:02 AM

      Hi there
      Can anyone recommend airport shuttle/transfer companies from Faro to Alvor and give an estimate of how much I should pay for return trip?

      I'll be there for the 1st week of July and would recommend any interesting trips/sights! We love the beach, walking, shopping but not into watersports!

      Many thanks! :-)

      6 Answers Jul 15, 2013 at 10:56 AM
    • Quad bike rental

      by raisanface Online Now Sep 1, 2012 at 1:00 PM

      Does anyone know of any good quad bike rentals or any good activites,thanks

      2 Answers Mar 5, 2013 at 6:30 AM
    • help! rain...

      by holidaymaker66 Online Now Aug 31, 2011 at 12:05 AM

      hello everyone just noticed on 10 different weather sites that it is torrential rain out in alvor at the mo, can anyone confirm it and if they can do anyone know how long it is supposed to last? im going out next week you see... panicking a little now.

      5 Answers Mar 5, 2013 at 6:32 AM
    • alvor nightlife

      by lauraann88 Online Now Aug 26, 2011 at 5:01 AM

      hi going to alvor nxt wk is it any good for entertainment & nightlife, had a few diff people saying diff things.xx

      2 Answers Oct 17, 2011 at 2:15 AM
    • weather in alvor sept, and basically is it any good lol

      by owen1988 Online Now Aug 26, 2011 at 2:50 AM

      hi everyone, me and my partner are off to alovor on the 4th september, we have never been before basically was last minute and a cheap deal which we booked as we wanted a break, is the weather still going to be nice? as i have been trying to check different weather sites and everys single one is showing different which is rather annoying.

      2 Answers Jun 29, 2013 at 8:18 PM
    • Fishing

      by nsmedley Online Now Jul 17, 2011 at 2:30 AM

      Does anyone know if you can go fishing with a rod on the harbour/estury or beach

      1 Answer Jul 17, 2011 at 10:26 AM
    • where to buy miniature bottles of port

      by immyreddog Online Now May 18, 2011 at 5:58 AM

      Hi i'm looking for somewhere to buy cheap miniature bottle of port a family member is getting married over there and she wants them for favors and wondered if anyone could tell me where to get them and how much they might be.

      Hope you can help

      Thanks chrissie

      3 Answers Jun 29, 2013 at 8:19 PM
    • Day after

      by ElaineClifford Online Now May 2, 2011 at 12:31 PM

      Hi, i am getting married in Alvor next month but i am looking for somewhere for the day after. Finger food is all i'm looking for. Any ideas?

      3 Answers May 18, 2011 at 9:16 AM
    • car rental with child seat for 19 month old

      by kirkmeister Online Now Apr 27, 2011 at 2:07 AM

      can anyone recommend a good company and advise how we go about ensuring we have suitable car seat - cN WE LEve it til we get there or best to arrange in advance -
      what has your experience??
      This is crucial to us as little one only naps in car and we go in 2 weeks time!!

      7 Answers May 11, 2011 at 7:03 AM
    • high chairs and toddlers in alvor restaurants and cafes

      by kirkmeister Online Now Apr 27, 2011 at 2:02 AM

      hi taking my 18 month old to alvor/praia de rocha and area but stayingin alvor and wanting to eat in harbour side restaurants and beach side places we previouslyate in before little one was born.
      Are there high chairs in restaurants and cafes?
      How are little children received in Portugal eateries and any tips on eating out?
      Was hoping not to have to buy travel booster seat.
      many thanks

      2 Answers Apr 30, 2011 at 1:46 PM
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      Need a little advice about Alvor

      by amy_360_88 Online Now Mar 9, 2011 at 5:51 AM

      I'm booking a week trip with my boyfriend to Alvor at the end of August. I'm getting a bit confused reading reviews though. We're stopping in the Alvormar apartments, going self catering. My main questions are how far is the walk to the beach, resturants and nightlife? As in how many minutes. And aslo, what is the nightlife like? We don't want to go too wild but we do want music and an option to dance! Without looking weird :-) With resturants and bars, will we have 7 days worth of good, varied food and good entertainment? How about a bar crawl, is that a possibility? Last question... is the beach big? Hopefully someone can help me out a bit, it would really, really be apreciated :-D xx

      4 Answers Apr 23, 2011 at 1:48 AM
    • pyramid restaraunt

      by leani Online Now Oct 9, 2010 at 7:36 AM

      we were in alvor this sept 2010, as far as we cold see the pyramid no longer exists. thought everyone should know.

      1 Answer Oct 9, 2010 at 8:50 AM
    • Fishing Trips

      by SKERR63 Online Now Jul 28, 2010 at 2:47 PM


      Arriving in Alvor 21st August for 2 weeks, can anyone recommend a good fishing trip

      1 Answer Jul 29, 2010 at 6:32 AM
    • casa de alvor

      by danniman Online Now Jul 22, 2010 at 6:08 AM

      Thank you very much Adam T69. Your info is a great help. I read somewhere that there was an oven in the apts. Wondered if that was a microwave or conventional oven. We have visited Lagos in the past and loved it. Are there any buses or trains that go there? We also like Algarve shopping in Guia. Can we get transport, and do you know where the bus stops are in Alvor? As we are going self catering I wondered if there are any good supermarkets nearby. The Casa de Alvor apts are described as being T1, which is supposed to mean that they're a reasonable size. Would be interested to know if they are. Many thanks

      1 Answer Jul 22, 2010 at 12:48 PM
    • casa de alva

      by danniman Online Now Jul 21, 2010 at 8:31 AM

      Hi there, will be going, self catering, to Casa de Alvor early next year. Can't find much info on these apts. Does anyone know what they are like ,and if the kitchenette is well equipped?

      3 Answers Jul 22, 2010 at 3:12 PM
    • Scooter or quad bike hire

      by mummyloving Online Now Jun 13, 2010 at 12:57 PM

      This is the 3rd time in Alvor but after hiring a quad bike in Corfu, we'd love to do the same in Alvor. Are there any agencies and if so, any idea of prices?

      1 Answer Jun 14, 2011 at 7:58 AM
    • Jeep Safari for Kids

      by AvlorFan Online Now Mar 9, 2010 at 3:35 AM

      Hi, Can anyone let me know if kids aged 4&6 can go on the Jeep Safaris. Would be have child seats for them? We never went on one on our last visit to Alvor, but would like to try them this time. We were hoping to go the end of April, if any one can recommend any Safari company with prices and days of trips it would be great.

      1 Answer Mar 9, 2010 at 6:04 AM
    • Alisupermarket - Opening Times

      by AvlorFan Online Now Mar 9, 2010 at 1:48 AM

      Hi, can anyone please let me know what are the opening times of the larger of the supermarkets near the taxi rank. Especially is it open on Sundays.

      2 Answers Jul 21, 2010 at 1:40 PM
    • things to do for children

      by kellyanne1978 Online Now Jan 14, 2010 at 5:56 AM

      we are going to alvor in june with our 4 kids aged 2, 5, 9 and 12, staying in prainha village. I was just wondering if there are many activities for children in or around alvor? waterparks etc! Also if anybody has any comments on prainha village it would be much appreciated.

      2 Answers Mar 9, 2010 at 1:52 AM
    • Casa de Alvor Location

      by DeniseSonia Online Now Dec 28, 2009 at 11:40 AM

      Hi, can anyone tell me the location of Casa de Alvor apartments? Usually stay in the Alvormar so know most of the landmark bars/restaurants etc. So can anyone give a helping hand of pointing out where/what we will be near.
      Thanks Denise

      3 Answers Feb 12, 2010 at 1:23 PM
    • TRanportation - Faro to Alvor

      by erinelle Online Now Jul 30, 2009 at 4:09 PM


      Looking for the least expensive and reliable way to get from Faro airport to hotel in Alvor...noticed Faro Airport tarnsfer and Algarve shuttle companies...are these OK and good to use?



      3 Answers Apr 8, 2010 at 2:01 PM
    • car parking

      by crips Online Now Jun 14, 2009 at 9:51 AM

      We are visiting Alvor in October and according to the details for our apartment there is no parking. Can anyone give us an idea of where we might be able to park our hire car whilst we are there. We are staying at the Apartments Alvormar, Rua D Sancho. I would be very grateful for any information you can give. Thanks.

      3 Answers Jun 24, 2009 at 3:04 AM
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      Budget accomodation.

      by Maurizioago Online Now May 23, 2009 at 2:50 AM

      Could you recommend some nice budget accomodation in Alvor? I can spend around 40 euros per night for a single room; breakfast included.


      2 Answers Jan 15, 2010 at 6:17 AM
    • Alvor Accomodation

      by deshutch1 Online Now Jan 16, 2009 at 2:46 AM


      Looking for advice on a good place to stay in Alvor. Family consists of 2 adults amd 3 kids (12,11 & 6. Looking for an aparment complex with childrens club, nightly entertainment, bars etc.

      Any advice much appreciated.

      1 Answer Jan 24, 2009 at 1:15 PM